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Jonathan Claus, MD  |  Medical Director – The YOU Center for Wellness

Jonathan Claus, MD, is a dual board-certified infectious disease and internal medicine physician at Erie County Medical Center (ECMC). With expertise in immunodeficiency and infectious disease services, Dr. Claus serves as the Medical Director of The YOU Center for Wellness focusing on diagnosing and treating sexually transmitted infections, HIV/AIDS and a broad spectrum of general infectious diseases. In this role he provides direct care in an outpatient setting, oversees quality care initiatives and supervises advanced practice providers.

Dr. Claus also specializes in infections related to solid organ transplants serving as the infectious disease liaison for ECMC’s Regional Center of Excellence for Transplantation and Kidney Care. In addition, he participates in ECMC’s antimicrobial stewardship program and provides inpatient consultation services for Great Lakes Health affiliated hospitals.

Dr. Claus is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the State University of New York at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, where he was awarded the Siegel Award for Teaching Excellence in 2014-2015.

Areas of Expertise

  • Infectious Disease
  • Infection treatment and prevention for solid organ transplants

Education & Training

  • Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Drexel University/Hahnemann University Hospital
  • MD, St. George’s University SOM, Grenada, West Indies
  • BS, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

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